We’re Ben and Jenna,

a pair of photographers, writers, and adventurers. Wild Imagining is our online trip journal and photo album, where you can find inspiration and advice for your next adventure.

Latest Posts

Lexington and Concord: A day trip through time

When we moved to Boston, we committed to exploring New England as much as possible. After all, this is an entirely new corner of the world to us and it is so much different than Colorado. Plus, living in the city has made me understand why people need to go on...

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Joining the Rat Race

Like a lot of little girls with big dreams, I always dreamed of moving to New York City someday. But when Ben and I were deciding on a new place to settle down this year, New York just seemed too big, too aggressive, too competitive, too...everything. Boston intrigued...

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Maine-ly wonderful: Our weekend Downeast

After our year on the road, it took only a few weeks for me to settle into a routine here in Boston. After three months, I know which restaurants I like and how long it takes to walk to each of them. I recognize all the dog-owners on our street thanks to several walks...

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On the road in Middle Earth

Early one February morning, I woke up in the back of a twenty-year-old minivan to the sound of torrential rain pounding the roof. I muttered a few curses, pulled on my most waterproof clothing, and stumbled through the downpour to a rustic pit toilet on the edge of...

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Some Other Beginning’s End

So this is the end. Or the beginning. It's both. It's been just over seven months since we were "done" traveling around the world. But for me, it really only ended about a month ago. Since coming back stateside, we'd been living with family. First, we stayed in...

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